Skip to comments.Obama urges voters to take 'revenge' on Election Day, Romney team rips 'terrible' message
Posted on 11/02/2012 7:21:33 PM PDT by markomalley
The Romney campaign ripped President Obama after the president suggested Friday that supporters take "revenge" by voting against the Republican nominee.
During a speech in Springfield, Ohio, Obama talked about the Clinton administration and its economic plan that "asked the wealthiest Americans to pay a little bit more." Then he mentioned Mitt Romney, drawing boos from the crowd.
"No, no, no -- don't boo, vote," Obama said. "Vote. Voting is the best revenge."
It was a slight riff on the president's usual interjection when members of the audience start booing.
But the Romney camp claimed Obama's remarks draw a clear distinction between the two men, just four days before Election Day.
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Romney hasn’t stolen 10 trillion dollars from US, unlike someone else!
0bama <> Class
0bama <> Freedom
These are mutually exclusive.
Like Barry’s 97 year old “lady” said in his MorOn.org campaign ad, “Burn this m*****f***** down!”
I tell you what, mark, this election boils down to one thing and one thing only.
This is the battle between Good and Evil.
This is a turning point in the history of mankind, and it is a pass/ fail situation.
One way or the other, this is it.
I’m going to say it like I see it, and I do not care whom it pisses off or not.
The Devil sent Obama, and God sent Mitt Romney.
That’s how it is, and it is time for us to coose wisely.
Barack Hussein Obama is the perfect picture of an angry black man who has nothing to offer and who is deeply offended at any sign that he is being “dissed”.
Oh the huge manatee!
Mitt Romney asks voters to vote for Love of Country.
Just about sums up what they stand for I am going with Mitt
Let all the scum on twitter who are threatening riots
vote for Obama they are made for each other they are all
losers with chips on their shoulders.
Let’s just stick to this “revenge” theme for a minute.
Who is more likely to place a revenge vote? Voters sympathetic to Obama’s sense of hurt, or residents of the burroughs of Queens, Staten Island, and Brooklyn, who must by now to be tired of cold nights, low food, no fuel and lack of order? Their plight largely ignored by the media and by their governing elites intent upon staging a marathon, will they not protest their treatment on Tuesday and call attention to themselves? I know I would.
They haven’t been treated well. Watch NY and NJ. They may be the biggest shocks of the election evening.
Terrible divisive words for a president to say. If there are riots, he should hold all the blame. He is a professional agitator.
...he doesn’t talk this way about the animals who killed our ambassador in Libya. :(
Has he entire duration of this administration not been about revenge ?
Revenge against whitey
Revenge against conservatives
Revenge against America in general
Revenge against Christians,
Revenge against Israel
Revenge against Business
Revenge against the wealthy
This asshat is something else. I would much rather prefer to “take revenge” face to face Bronco.
Yes...it is Good vs. Evil.....the Dark Side vs. the Light!
You can see it in the behavior of Zero’s supporters.
I was standing on a busy corner with 40 other Romney supporters waving American flags and Romney/Ryan signs.
A car came by filled with young adults....one guy ‘mooned’ us! Others gave the finger (Dem Salute) and/or cursed us!
Good news is for every single evil action like that there were 10 positive good responses of thumbs up, waves, clapping hands or horn honks!
With God’s Mercy....on Tuesday the Light will overcome the Darkness!
Is Obama confused? Revenge is normally sought against those who have been in power and making the decisions, not those who are merely challenging those in power.
Everything is upside down for him. Everthing’s that happened while he’s been in office is someone else’s fault so he and his supporters must seek revenge.
What a jackass!
And just four years ago he was the unifier in chief.
More like the igniter in chief.
Cities will riot and burn next week.
I’ve made jokes about Zer0 starting riots when he loses. I’m not sure that they’re jokes anymore.
The Democrats are gonna get revenge for sure...
They are going to get “Moctezuma’s revenge” just about the
moment Ozero steps up to the podium to give his trite and
bitter concession speech.
That all familiar, crampy and nauseous feeling of anger, regret and disbelief will hit them all at once. It’s called
I hope they rented many port-a-potties.
My first thought. Obama is the guy that rode into office on a media created myth and has done absolutely nothing to pursue the promises he made during the campaign. So, what kind of "revenge" is he seeking?
So what is it that Dems are supposed to be taking revenge for? The crappy job picture? The stalled economy? The skilled performance in Benghazi?
Over and above an appeal to one of humanity’s basest instincts, this is an entirely un-American, completely Arabist/Muslim message, in case anyone missed it.
0bama should be begging for forgiveness, not running for president.
It matters little. Either the electorate is so stupid that they vote this fellow into office again or they are reasonable and vote for someone else - that being Romney.
It is really out of out hands at this point - either folks (stupid and non tax paying) have progressed beyond thinking (and maybe beyond paying taxes) or it is salvageable and can be turned around.
Not sure of the outcome but sure that if Obama is re-elected, we are in for a European bias - utmost that we will act like the Europeans and charge our cards to the hilt.
Hey, gas is only 7 dollars a gallon, who cares? Not those that can’t afford gas anyway.
Ah yes, the country DOES depend on this election and it is not a petty thing. You stupid assholes that continue to vote for more benefits are going to lose big time!
Obama has crass.
To avenge the utter gall of daring to challenge His Big Ears?
There is also another rain storm in the works....cold rain and snow.
A pro-Romney group needs to cut a 30 second spot - Obama seeking revenge and Romney seeking love.
If there is no ad, no one will ever learn about it. You can be damned sure the MSM will try to bury this disastrous remark.
This is a major gaffe by Obama and must be exploited. Catholics, soft Dems, Reagan Dems, Hispanics, seniors won’t like the meanness. This is how a president speaks?
Revenge against Whitey. It’s pretty obvious what he is.
I was out at a honk and wave on a local initiative to raise taxes for schools. My 12 year old son was with me waving No Tax Increase signs.
Of course, the unions want to pass this measure. Several cars stopped and flipped off a 12 year old. Classy, no?
Just like his absolutely stupid “Don’t call my bluff” remark. He doesn’t understand the English language, its vocabulary, its grammar, or its idioms.
"Behold, I am against you, O arrogant one,"
"The arrogant one will stumble and fall With no one to raise him up; And I will set fire to his cities And it will devour all his environs."
Many people consider Chicago activist Valerie Jarrett to be the brain behind Obama. She has her office on the second floor of the west wing of the White House. Yesterday she gave a final election pep rally to her management team and sent them out to motivate their staffs.
Her comments that were related by one of her staffers should give people something to think about. According to him Jarrett told them,
After we win this election, its our turn. Payback time. Everyone not with us is against us and they better be ready because we dont forget. The ones who helped us will be rewarded, the ones who opposed us will get what they deserve. There is going to be hell to pay. Congress wont be a problem for us this time. No election to worry about after this is over and we have two judges ready to go.
He said she was talking directly to about three of them, Senior staff. And she wasnt trying to be quiet about it at all. And they were all listening and shaking their heads and smiling while she said it.
If Obama wins and begins a revenge administration, dont forget the people you know who voted for him.
Asking voters to vote for ‘revenge’ is shocking presidential rhetoric. And, “Punish your eneemies” is supposed to be some sort rhetorical statement of brilliance?
It’s not only unpresidential, it’s un-American.
Seriously, I don’t know what to make of this man in the White House. Is this really someone who many consider a leader? Dianne Sawyer, Mika, and the rest of you lefties. Are you sure this is your guy? This is the one speaking for you?
Obama sounds like a man that should he lose on Tuesday will forgo the standard concession call and instead call on his supporters to burn their cities down. And, I don’t think I’m being unreasonable in this analysis. The man’s rhetoric speaks for itself. Obama really seems unhinged. The question is: Are the MSM also unhinged?
Is it necessary to post a picture of that POS?
OMG her face looks like those people in Charleston Heston movie the Omega Man. God that woman is uggglllllyyyyy.
Revenge for being successful and smart? Revenge for being white? Revenge for not picking a dufuss for VP running mate? Revenge for getting his imperial loins in an uproar?
And I guess it's understandable since English and the associated culture is not the one he identifies most closely with. Let's just work to put an end to the situation which causes us to be subjected to his frequent misuse of common English expressions.
“Punish your enemy, American tax payers, by voting for me! Bammy, did you think this one through? Really?
4 more days, Barry, until you are relegated to the ash heap of history.
Exactly! TXE faux POTUS is going down in flames and he’s not happy about it. Too damn bad.
He is nothing but a delusional man-child narcissistic fool.
Revenge for having a mommy and daddy.
‘Revenge’? Their King BOZerO just had 4 glorious years of majestic rule. Are they ungrateful now for the fundamental change he wrought? Romney should only be as a gnat buzzing lazily around Bams ears and nothing more. This should be a no contest to Bams fawning dupes. Why so serious?
Sometimes I think God is avenging for GWB what was done to him by the leftist liars.
gangbanger in chief, obama/soetoro
I believe the current title is "community organizer."
They’re like Jacobins.
Revenge for what? Romney is not even in office, Obama is. This makes no sense and is just class warfare Marxism, IMHO.